My very first “adult” dress ;o) Interweave Crochet Summer 2018 features 19 stunning designs, and I am so happy to be in!
Let me introduce…
Make this beautiful tunic in an open lace peacock pattern. Wear it with the tassels at the front or the back—however it fits best over your favorite swimsuit.
30 (37.5, 45)“ bust circumference. Garment shown measures 30”, modeled with 2” negative ease.
DMC Natura Just Cotton (100% cotton; 170 yd / 1.75 oz): #86 brique, 4 (5, 7) balls.
Size C/2 (2.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Yarn needle; stitch markers, 7 (9, 11); 3.5” cardboard square, 1.
1 patt rep (26 sts and 14 rows) = 3.75” wide and 7” tall.
Tunic is worked in one piece in turned rounds from hem up to armhole, then front and back are worked separately and shoulders are seamed.
Fabric is very stretchy and given measurements are with garment laid flat.
Interweave Crochet Summer 2018 features 19 stunning designs. Create crochet projects perfect for dyeing and get great dyeing tips (including 3 methods for shibori) from 3 top designers. Try new trendy fibers and create projects made from raffia, abaca, and hemp. Indulge in sweet summer lace with projects sure to be your new favorites, and learn about the magic of crochet thread from a spinner who knows. Finally, crochet up 9 nautical-themed projects perfect for your summer getaway. This issue has all the crochet you need this summer!
Many thanks to Harper Point Photography for such lovely photos!